News archive - March 2021

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Next generation talent modernizes operations in the insurance industry

Co-op students working at Economical Insurance

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the world changed and so did the insurance industry. Faced with rapid digital transformation, the industry scrambled to recruit talent with the technical skills needed to tackle new challenges.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Hockeystick calls on Waterloo math students for tech talent

Group photo of the team at Hockeystick

Trailblazers in the artificial intelligence (AI) field, Hockeystick Inc turns to the University of Waterloo when they need great tech talent.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Innovation, critical thinking key for Waterloo Arts students at Loblaw

interns working at loblaw

By: Namish Modi and Zahra Sakhi

In a time when innovation is critical, University of Waterloo Arts students are using imagination, intuition and unique thinking to make a significant contribution at  Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Timeline: Co-operative and Experiential Education’s changes and adjustments throughout COVID-19

students walking on campus with masks

By: Namish Modi

During an unprecedented time, University of Waterloo’s co-op employers stepped up in a big way.